Vector files, revamped for 2009! Originally compile in 2007, we’ve dusted off this awesome list of resources for finding free vector graphics to use in your designs. We cleared out the dead links and added some brand new places to find vectors for download.
Are you ready for free vector images? As a designer it is always handy to have a collection of pre-made vector objects available to use in your designs. Here we’ve dug out the very best vector downloads for you. And, most of these vector files are completely free!
Some of these sites offer both free vectors and buy vectors, but all them are high quality. Once you’ve filled up your hard drive, take a look at our post on Illustrator Tutorials. Or, maybe you’d like some free fonts to go with your vector downloads.
And now, the Best (Mostly) Free Vector Downloads
Free Stock Icons – Large collection of free stock icons
Komodo Media Goodie Pack – Collection of leaves in illustrator ai format.
Gabrielle Magurno – 106 Free custom vector shapes
Designious sells vector packs — collections of royalty-free vectors for all occasions. Visit their freebies section for a generous selection of free vector downloads.
Webpage Elements – collection of vector webpage elements in ai and eps form at.
VectorStock mostly sells vector files. However, they also have a pretty good selection of more than 100 free vector images for download.
Braincorp Vectorlove - Various vectors for download such as, robots and cartoon characters.
Digital Vector Maps – Two free vector maps of the world.
Swooshes – Vector swooshes and corner designs
Icojoy is giving away 50 free icon vectors. The OneBit free icon set has an unlimited license for use in any project.
Vector Glass Buttons – Glossy style buttons in ai and eps format.
Glossy Headers – Website headers in a gloss style in vector format
Glossy Badges – Vector web 2.0 style gloss badges. Shiny, candy-coated badges for all your “buy-now,” “free for a limited time,” “vote for pedro” needs.
Glossy Buttons and Bars – Large selection of vector bars and buttons in ai and eps format
Brands of the World – Just about every famous logo in vector format for download.
Free Vector Clipart – Nice selection of vector clipart
Playing Cards – Free vector playing cards set
Flags of the world – all the country flags in the world in vector format.
Vector Portal – Loads of different categorised vectors for download
Vector Maps – Maps of the world in pdf format
VectorDb – Some vectors for download
Designer’s Toolbox – Envelope and CD Templates in vector format
Graph Paper – Graph paper and grids for download
If anyone has any further resources that we have missed, please feel free to leave a comment with further links…
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